1850 Weber after Burri - RHINEFALLS SCHAFFHAUSEN - large aquatinta 36.6 cm Switzerland


SCHAFFHAUSEN. - Falls of the Rhine

"Chute du Rhin".

Leaf: 28,7 x 36.6 cm

View of the famed waterfall with the Castle to the right and a train traversing the bridge.

Large aquatint in hues of blue and grey by Weber after Burri.

Published by H.F. Leuthold in Zurich ca 1850

Excellent overall condition.

The Rhine Falls is a waterfall located in Switzerland and the most powerful waterfall in Europe. The falls are located on the High Rhine on the border between the cantons of Schaffhausen (SH) and Zürich (ZH), between the municipalities of Neuhausen am Rheinfall (SH) and Laufen-Uhwiesen/Dachsen (ZH), next to the town of Schaffhausen in northern Switzerland.